Canes Venatici Constellation

  Unistellar Citizen Astronomers are invited to participate in this week’s quest to observe celestial objects in the Canes Venatici constellation! Quick facts about the Canes Venatici constellation: In Latin, Canes Venatici means “hunting dogs.” Canes Venatici represents the hunting dogs of Boötes, the herdsman from Greek mythology. Boötes is a constellation adjacent to Canes…

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Lyra Constellation

  Since the Lyrid meteor shower peaks next week, Unistellar Citizen Astronomers are invited to participate in a quest to observe celestial objects in the Lyra constellation! Quick facts about the Lyra constellation: In Latin, Lyra translates to lyre, a stringed instrument that looks like a small harp. They have been used since the time…

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